Amphicaryon peltifera (Haeckel, 1888)

Otto M. P. Oliveira, Thaís P. Miranda, Enilma M. Araujo, Patricia Ayón, Cristina M. Cedeño-Posso, Amancay A. Cepeda-Mercado, Pab, 2016, Census of Cnidaria (Medusozoa) and Ctenophora from South American marine waters, Zootaxa 4194 (1), pp. 1-256: 190

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4194.1.1

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scientific name

Amphicaryon peltifera (Haeckel, 1888)
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Amphicaryon peltifera (Haeckel, 1888) 

Distribution in South America: Atlantic Ocean, Brazil to Argentina, from 0º to 38ºS (Dias 1994; Pugh 1999; Migotto et al. 2002; Silveira & Morandini 2011).

Habitat: neritic and oceanic species, widely distributed in tropical and subtropical waters (Pugh & Gasca 2009).